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2464128 - You cannot use the gateway as proxy for this connection


When performing a "Connection Test" on an RFC destination related to a registered program, the following output is raised:

Connection Error

Error when opening an RFC connection (CPIC-CALL: 'ThSAPOCMINIT', communication

ERROR: You cannot use the gateway as a proxy for this connection

Eg. The following picture shows the results of the "connection test" on the RFC destination SOLMANDIAG:


This case is not exclusive to this destination. Other RFC destinations can present the same message.



  • Product independent
  • Release independent
  • Client/Server Technology - RFC Gateway


SAP NetWeaver all versions


129, Gateway, Proxy, gw/reg_no_conn_info , KBA , BC-CST-GW , Gateway/CPIC , BC-MID-RFC , RFC , BC-CST , Client/Server Technology , SV-SMG-INS-DIA , Configuration of Root Cause Analysis related infrastructure , Problem

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